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Vancity Member Day at Science World Giveaway

April 22nd, 2015 @ 1:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancity Member Day is coming up at Science World, where members can get great deals on admission and enjoy Green Month programming. Vancity Member Day at Science World In celebration of Earth Day (on April 22nd) the first 422 Vancity members to visit Science World on Vancity Member Day on Saturday, May 2 will get […]

BC Youth Week 2015

April 21st, 2015 @ 11:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

BC Youth Week is happening Friday, May 1st until Thursday, May 7th with free/affordable events taking place across the province, from Courtenay, to Abbotsford, and Williams Lake. This internationally celebrated event aims to recognize the positive contributions youth make in their communities, and to celebrate the valuable work youth do all year round. There are […]

New Ride The Beast at Playland This Summer

April 21st, 2015 @ 9:22am by Rebecca Bollwitt

PNE/Playland announced this morning that its newest ride, The Beast, will be ready to roll when doors open for the season on Saturday, May 16, 2015. This new multi-million dollar extreme ride is the first of its kind in North America and Canada’s most intense pendulum ride. From the PNE/Playland Blog The Beast boasts a […]

Win a Lougheed Town Centre Gift Card

April 20th, 2015 @ 1:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Lougheed Town Centre is celebrating playtime with the launch of its new indoor playground. Now open at centre court, the eco-friendly playground is recommended for ages 5-12 and is designed to look and feel like an outdoor activity centre complete with a synthetic lawn. Image courtesy of Lougheed Town Centre The playground’s manufacturer, Landscape Structures, […]

Vancouver Whitecaps FC 2 Photos, Guide

April 20th, 2015 @ 11:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver Whitecaps FC 2 (“WFC2″) hosted their inaugeral home match at UBC’s Thunderbird Stadium yesterday, resulting in a 1-1 tie with Toronto FC 2. Whitecaps FC 2 is the Whitecaps’ own United Soccer League (“USL”) team and over 3,200 fans came out to cheer them on, including John and I as we were given access […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

April 17th, 2015 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

There’s a lot going on this weekend in Vancouver, with Saturday being the busiest day of the month in terms of events, festivals and activities. Temperatures are expected to soar, giving us a taste of summer with a cool April breeze. Photo credit: Carol Nixon on Flickr Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend Events […]

Wild About Vancouver Outdoor Education Festival

April 16th, 2015 @ 10:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Wild About Vancouver Outdoor Education Festival kicks off a week of free, public events today that offer practical ways to get children (and adults) outdoors more regularly. Running from April 16th to April 22nd, events include beach walks, workshops, gardening sessions, kite flying, farm tours and more. Wild About Vancouver Outdoor Sign up or […]